Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 29-30, 2017!

Free Things to Do this Weekend in BostonThere are so many fun and affordable things to do this weekend in Boston! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed any fun and free events in Boston!

Patriots Training Camp: July 29-30, 2017 at Gillette Stadium. Head to Foxboro, MA for Patriots Training Camp and cheer on the Pats as they gear up for the season. Free & free parking.

Shakespeare on the Common: July 29-30, 2017. Enjoy a free performance of Romeo & Juliet at Parkman Bandstand on Boston Common at 8PM on Saturday and 7PM on Sunday.

Cambridge Jazz Festival: Sunday, July 30, 2017 from 12-6pm in Cambridge. Head to Danehy Park in Cambridge for this 4th annual Jazz Festival featuring headliner Pieces of a Dream and more!

Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts: July 28-30, 2017 at Boston City Hall Plaza. Enjoy the 50th Annual Puerto Rican Festival that celebrates Puerto Rican culture and history for three days.

Lowell Folk Festival: July 28-30, 2017 in Lowell, MA. Enjoy this annual Festival with live music, crafts, children activities, and more.

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival at the Prudential Center: Saturday, July 29, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie in the South Garden at the Prudential Center at dusk (fun starts at 6pm) with a free screening of Finding Dory.

Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Movie Series: Saturday, July 29, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park at Assembly Row in Somerville at dusk for a free movie screening of Finding Dory.

Sunday Night Movie Night at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, July 30, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park on Sunday night at dusk with a free movie screening of Women in Gold.

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

ICA Play Dates at ICA and East Boston: Free admission for up to 2 adults per family when accompanied by children ages 12 and under the last Saturday of every month from 10-4PM, except December. Even better, there will also be free activities at Piers Park from 12-3pm with free water transportation to celebrate the East Boston expansion next summer!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 22-23, 2017!

Free Events in Boston This Weekend

There are so many fun and affordable things to do this weekend in Boston! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed any fun and free events in Boston!

Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival: July 21-23, 2017 at Revere Beach. Head to Revere for this annual Sand Sculpting Festival to watch master sculptors compete for first place and enjoy live entertainment, food trucks, fireworks, and more!

FIGMENT Boston: July 22-23, 2017. Enjoy this annual free celebration of participatory art and culture on the Rose Kennedy Greenway in Boston.

Shakespeare on the Common: July 22-23, 2017. Enjoy a free performance of Romeo & Juliet at Parkman Bandstand on Boston Common at 8PM on Saturday and 7PM on Sunday.

Neponset RiverFest: Saturday, July 22, 2017 from 10-2PM at DCR Neponset Park in Dorchester. Enjoy a day of free fun at Neponset Park with live music, splash pad, kayak, create art, and much more! Free.

Open Newbury Street: July 23, 2017. On three Sundays this summer, Newbury Street will be pedestrian only from 10-6PM.

Where’s Waldo?: Saturday, July 22, 2017 from 1-4pm. Waldo will be hiding a numerous locations amongst Harvard Square and tots to teens are encouraged to find him as Waldo turns 30. Free.

Sidewalk Sale and Street Festival: July 22-23, 2017 at The Street. Head to Chestnut Hill for this annual sidewalk sale and street festival featuring great deals, live music, and much more!

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival at the Prudential Center: Saturday, July 22, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie in the South Garden at the Prudential Center at dusk (fun starts at 6pm) with a free screening of Pete’s Dragon (Live Action).

Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Movie Series: Saturday, July 22, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park at Assembly Row in Somerville at dusk for a free movie screening of The Jungle Book (Live)

Sunday Night Movie Night at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, July 23, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park on Sunday night at dusk with a free movie screening of Despicable Me 2.

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Also, keep in mind that Saturday night is World Naked Bike Ride just in case you want to participate or steer clear.

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 15-16, 2017!

Free Events in Boston This Weekend

There are so many fun and affordable things to do this weekend in Boston! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed any fun and free events in Boston!

Artbeat 2017: July 14-15, 2017 in Somerville. Head to Davis Square in Somerville for an innovative art festival with bands, dance troupes, craft vendors, and much more! Free.

Festival Betances: July 15-16, 2017 in the South End. Enjoy New England’s longest running Latino Cultural Celebration with a parade, arts and crafts, music, and more.

WGBH FunFest: Saturday, July 15, 2017 at WGBH studios in Brighton. Enjoy this annual family-friendly FunFest with live music, interactive games, ice cream and more! Discount tickets available through (affiliate) Goldstar for $5 a ticket.

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival at the Prudential Center: Saturday, July 15, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie in the South Garden at the Prudential Center at dusk (fun starts at 6pm) with a free screening of The BFG.

Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Movie Series: Saturday, July 15, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park at Assembly Row in Somerville at dusk for a free movie screening of Sing.

Sunday Night Movie Night at Christopher Columbus Park: Sunday, July 16, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Christopher Columbus Park on Sunday night at dusk with a free movie screening of Moonstruck.

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 8-9, 2017!

Free Events in Boston This WeekendThere are so many fun and affordable things to do this weekend in Boston! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed any fun and free events in Boston!

JP Porchfest: July 8, 2017 from 12-6pm. Head to the porches of local musicians in Jamaica Plain for a day of free music and fun!

Chinatown Main Street Festival: Saturday, July 8, 2017 from 10-6PM. Head to Chinatown for this festive event with a lion dance, arts & crafts, food vendors, and more. Free.

Open Canal Street: July 8, 2017. Canal Street in the West End will be shut down to vehicles on Saturday and open to pedestrians to shop, dine, and explore Canal Street.

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival at the Prudential Center: Saturday, July 8, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie in the South Garden at the Prudential Center at dusk (fun starts at 6pm) with a free screening of The Jungle Book (Live Action).

Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park Movie Series: Saturday, July 8, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie at Sylvester Baxter Riverfront Park at Assembly Row in Somerville at dusk for a free movie screening of Secret Life of Pets.

Revere Beach Date Night Movie: Saturday, July 8, 2017. Enjoy a free date night movie at Revere Beach with a free movie screening of Jaws at dusk.

Boston Lobster Party at the SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston + this weekend is Lobster-themed!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for July 1-2, 2017!

Free Things to Do this Weekend in Boston

There’s so many fun and cheap things to do in Boston this weekend! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed your favorite free event!

Boston Harborfest: June 30-July 4, 2017. Enjoy the country’s largest Fourth of July celebrations in the country with live entertainment, historical reenactments, fireworks, and much more!

Magic 106.7 Family Film Festival at the Prudential Center: Saturday, July 1, 2017. Enjoy a free outdoor movie in the South Garden at the Prudential Center at dusk (fun starts at 6pm) with a free screening of Annie (1982).

Patriot Place Summer Flicks: Saturday, July 1, 2017 in Foxboro, MA. Head down to Patriot Place for a free movie screening of The Lego Batman Movie at dusk on the NRG Plaza.

Bank of America’s Museum on Us: Saturday and Sunday, July 1-2, 2017. Bank of America & Merrill Lynch cardholders can get into select museums the first weekend of every month for free by showing their bank card (per cardholder, not family). Museum of Fine Arts, MIT Museum and other museums across the state participate.

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for June 24-25, 2017!

Free Things to Do this Weekend in Boston

There’s so many fun and cheap things to do in Boston this weekend! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed your favorite free event!

Boston Sailing Center’s Open House: Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 1-4pm. Enjoy Boston Sailing Center’s Free Open House and enjoy half hour sails around the harbor!

5th Annual Boston JerkFest: Saturday, June 24, 2017. Celebrate all things spicy this Saturday with food demos, music, and more. Tickets are $20 but you can find discount and free tickets through Goldstar Boston (aff link).

PorchFest Quincy: Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 1-8pm. Head to the porches of local musicians in Quincy for a fun day of free music!

Firework Displays: June 24-25, 2017. Enjoy firework displays across Massachusetts this weekend including Hull and Milton on Saturday night!

Central Flea: Sunday, June 25, 2017 in Central Square from 11-5pm. Shop homemade crafts, vintage goods, and enjoy live music, food trucks and more!

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

ICA Play dates: Free admission for up to 2 adults per family when accompanied by children ages 12 and under the last Saturday of every month, except December.

MIT Museum: Enjoy free admission at the MIT Museum on the last Sunday of every month from September to June!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for June 17-18, 2017!

Free Events in Boston This Weekend

There’s so many fun and cheap things to do in Boston this weekend and a busy weekend since the Tall Ships will be here!

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Sail Boston 2017: June 17-22, 2017. Head to Boston Harbor to check out the Tall Ships as Boston is hosting the Parade of Sails for the first time in 17 years!! (There are still a few discount tickets available for select Tall Ship Cruises and dates via Goldstar Boston)

Make Music Harvard Square: Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 2-10pm in Harvard Square. Ring in Summer with this 10th Annual Festival with over 75 artists and musicians! Free.

Fete de la Musique: June 17, 2017 from 3-6pm in the South End. Celebrate the Summer Solstice with an outdoor music festival. Free.

Comedian Al Ducharme: June 16-17, 2017 at Laugh Boston. Head to Laugh Boston in the Seaport District for a night of laughs with America’s Got Talent Comedian Al Ducharme! Full price tickets are $29, but get free & discount tickets are available through Goldstar Boston.

Waltham Riverfest: June 16-17, 2017. Enjoy a fun festival along the river in Waltham with music and fun!

Hyannis Arts and Craft Festival at the Car Show: June 17-18, 2017 at Hyannis Village Green in Barnstable. Enjoy Father’s Day weekend in Cape Cod with over 85 arts and crafts vendors and fun! Free, request free e-tickets.

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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Cheap Weekend Fun in Boston for June 10-11, 2017!

Free Events in Boston This Weekend

There’s so many fun and cheap things to do in Boston this weekend! As always, please let me know in the comments below if I missed your favorite free event!

Boston Pride Parade: Saturday, June 10, 2017 from Copley Square to City Hall Plaza. The annual Boston Pride parade begins at Copley Square at 12pm and ends at City Hall Plaza.

Bunker Hill Day Parade: Sunday, June 11, 2017. Enjoy this Charlestown tradition with a parade starting at 12:3opm!

Boston Dragon Boat Festival: June 10-11, 2017 on the Charles River. Enjoy this annual festival with boat races and cultural performances.

The Village Fair: Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 12-4pm. Celebrate Brookline Village on Sunday with music, games, food and more throughout the village.

11th Annual Family Music Festival: Sunday, June 11, 2017 from 12-3pm at the Lowell School Park in Cambridge. Enjoy a day of free family fun with musical fun and activities for the whole family!

Brookline Porchfest: Saturday, June 10, 2017. Head to the porches of local musicians in Brookline for some free music and fun!

DWC Festival Day: Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Cambridge. Dance for World Community Festival is a day of dance with free performances from over 90 dance troupes!

FITROW Health and Wellness Day: Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Assembly Row in Somerville from 11-4pm. Enjoy a day of free fitness at Assembly Row!

Complimentary Wellness Activities at Mandarin Oriental: Saturday, June 10, 2017. The spa at Mandarin Oriental is celebrating Global Wellness Day with a 2 mile run walk at 9AM, followed by a meditation class at 10:30AM. Reservations required.

SoWa Open Market: Saturdays and Sundays through October from 10-4pm. Enjoy the largest celebration of local artists, farmers, chefs, musicians, and more in Boston!

Greenway Open Market: Every Saturday (and 1st and 3rd Sunday of each month) from 11-6pm until October. Enjoy handmade local arts and crafts, food trucks, and more!

Harvard Art Museums: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Saturday morning from 10am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Harvard Museum of Natural History: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology: Massachusetts residents are admitted free every Sunday morning from 9am to Noon year-round with proof of residency

Hope you have a great weekend!

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